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C. Shelby Rooks Lecture & Scholarship Award

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This annual lecture has been named for the first African American to serve as President of a predominately white theological school in the U.S. He served as President of CTS from 1974-1984. President Rooks was committed to the study of Black religion, academic excellence and Church ministry. The C. Shelby Rooks Lectureship, invites individuals and communities, lay, clergy, students and scholars to engage in religious theological reflection on issues relevant to African American faith, freedom, and justice. This year’s lecturer is Rev. Raphael G. Warnock, senior pastor of Atlanta’s Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church.

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